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Trebizond

[treb-uh-zond]
noun
  1. a medieval empire in NE Asia Minor 1204–1461.
  2. Official name Trabzon. a seaport in NE Turkey, on the Black Sea: an ancient Greek colony; capital of the medieval empire of Trebizond.
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Examples from the Web for trebizond

Historical Examples

  • Most of the trade with Russia passes through the port of Trebizond.

    Commercial Geography

    Jacques W. Redway

  • I told him about the plans I was preparing for the Trebizond district.

    The Dark Star

    Robert W. Chambers

  • In my own quarters at Trebizond again, and rid of Murad for a while.

    The Dark Star

    Robert W. Chambers

  • My father, as you know, was missionary in the Vilayet of Trebizond many years ago.

    The Dark Star

    Robert W. Chambers

  • Daoud cried, determined that he would be David of Trebizond to the very end.


British Dictionary definitions for trebizond

Trebizond

noun
  1. a variant of Trabzon
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